Raymond Thomas Boeshart
February 18, 1919 ‒ July 01, 2015
Avon Park, Florida
Formerly of Mount Vernon, Ohio
Raymond Thomas Boeshart, age 96, of Avon Park, FL, passed away unexpectedly at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Appleton, WI, on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. He was born on February 18, 1919 to the late Charles and May (Durbin) Boeshart. Raymond graduated from Danville High School. He married Mary Blanchard on June 9, 1946 who preceded him in death in 1966. Raymond married Fern (Hiles) Daubenmier on October 10, 1981. Raymond was a heating and air conditioning technician. Raymond could fix anything and often helped family members, friends, and neighbors with his expertise. Raymond and Fern spent their 33 years of marriage travelling the United States in a motor home seeing family and national landmarks. Raymond loved fishing and spent two weeks each of the past 25 summers fishing in northern Quebec, Canada with his family. Raymond enjoyed his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Raymond is survived by his wife, Fern Boeshart; sons, Joseph Boeshart of Zanesville, OH, Mike (Debbie) Boeshart of Mt. Vernon, OH, Clarence (Lore) Boeshart of Caledonia, MI, Thomas (Carmen) Boeshart of Los Alamitos, CA; daughters, Beverly (John) Kornack of Zanesville, OH, Dot Waters of Kenosha, WI, Janet Boeshart of Chesapeake beach, MD, step- sons, Floyd (Paula) Daubenmier of Mt. Vernon, OH, Bill Daubenmier of Raleigh, NC, Joe (Becky) Daubenmier of Lafayette, IN; step-daughter, Jean (Virgil) Dudgeon of Appleton, WI. Raymond and Fern have 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Raymond was preceded in death by a son, Charles Boeshart; a daughter, Judy Haldeman; a daughter-in-law, Sharon Boeshart; a son-in-law, Terry Haldeman; and grandson, Rich Daubenmier.
A memorial service will be held Saturday July, 18, 2015 at the Flowers Snyder Funeral Home Mt. Vernon, OH at 1pm. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 11am until time of service. Burial will be at St Luke’s Cemetery, Danville, OH.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the PKD Foundation P.O. Box 871847 Kansas City MO, 64817-1847, www.pkdcure.org or Life Experiences, Inc. 260 Towerview Court Cary NC, 27513-1773, www.LifeExperiences.org.
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